JSW Cement

LAUNCHES WEST BENGAL'S LARGEST CEMENT
PLANT IN SALBONI

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurates
JSW's Salboni Plant

JSW Cement, the leading producer of eco-friendly PSC cement in India and part of US$ 12 billion JSW Group today announced the inauguration of its 2.4 MTPA manufacturing unit at Salboni in West Bengal. The Hon’ble Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, inaugurated this state-of-the-art cement manufacturing unit at a function attended by government dignitaries, Mr Sajjan Jindal, Chairman - JSW Group; Mrs Sangita Jindal, Chairperson - JSW Foundation; Mr Parth Jindal, Managing Director - JSW Cement; Mr Nilesh Narwekar, Chief Executive Officer - JSW Cement, Mr Biswadip Gupta, CEO – JSW Foundation along with other distinguished guests.

At the inaugural function, JSW Cement dedicated its Salboni cement manufacturing unit to the economic development of West Bengal. The state-of-the-art manufacturing unit that will produce eco-friendly PSC cement for Eastern markets. The inauguration of JSW Cement’s Salboni unit underscores JSW Group’s commitment to West Bengal’s economic growth and the State’s emergence as India’s leading manufacturing and business hub.

The Salboni unit supports our nation-building goals. Today’s inaugural function marks a significant milestone for both JSW Group and West Bengal. West Bengal has been a preferred State for setting up one of our biggest cement manufacturing units. We are committed to stay invested in this State and are in fact planning to increase the capacity of our Salboni cement unit to 3.6 MTPA. This will not only mean additional investments but also create new employment opportunities and community initiatives at Salboni. The Salboni unit’s capacity expansion is part of our goal to achieve an overall production capacity of 20 MTPA by 2020. We thank the Hon’ble Chief Minister Smt Mamata Banerjee for joining us on this momentous day. We take immense pride in dedicating the Salboni cement unit to the economic development of West Bengal.

Mr Parth Jindal, Managing Director – JSW Cement

The Salboni unit will service JSW Cement’s customer requirements in West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, northern parts of Orissa etc.
 
JSW Cement has commenced despatches of Concreel HD cement from the Salboni unit to East markets. Concreel HD is a unique cement variant innovated by JSW Cement. It is specially designed for concrete-based construction requirements. Concreel HD provides exceptional strength and sets quickly, thereby making it ideal for strength-bearing applications such as beams, columns, slabs and foundations.